Where it is: Honduras is a country in Central America. Its population is 8,249,574 people and has an area of 43,278 miles squared. The president is Juan Orlando Hernandez. Fun Fact: To drive from my house to Las Vegas,Honduras, it would take 35 hours with no traffic! (1823 miles). good thing i'm flying!
Cities In Honduras (largest to smallest) Tegucigalpa (capital) San Pedro Sula Choloma La Ceiba El Progreso Las Vegas (my mom lived here) These are just some cities in Honduras.
Government The president of honduras is a presidential representative of the democratic republic, meaning the states have no governors and the cities have no mayors, the president it the only “leader”.Money=lempira. They have a money balance of $1,200.They are the 2nd poorest county in central america
Customs Hondurans are very happy and passionate.If a friend visits someone,they are expected to prepare a meal and drinks,even if the guest is uninvited.Mostly women greet each other with a kiss on the cheek or a hug, even if they’ve never met.
Customs continued Words that are considered rude are:perezoso=lazychucha=dog.
Food Tortillas (tor-TI-as) ,rice, and beans are very common in Honduras.The baleada (bal-eha-DA) is one of the most common street foods in Honduras.The basic style is made of a flour tortilla which is folded and filled with refried beans,quesillo (cheese) and sour cream.
Language Spanish is the primary language in Honduras even though english is spoken and other native languages
Religion 93% of honduran inhabitants practice a roman religion
Some holidays they have in common with us are: Easter Christmas Some we don’t have in common with them: Three Wise Men Day Children's Day
Honduras is famous for its banana sales
Thank God we’ve left these Depths.” (Honduras) -Christopher Colombus